Heteracanth
Heteracanth Het"er*a*canth, a. [Hetero- + Gr. ? a spine.] (Zo["o]l.) Having the spines of the dorsal fin unsymmetrical, or thickened alternately on the right and left sides. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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